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H Dioscorea nipponica Makino is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 240568) with original publication details: Ill. Fl. Jap. 1(7): 2 1891.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea acerifolia Uline ex Prain & Burkill Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea acerifolia var. rosthornii Diels Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea giraldii R.Knuth Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea nipponica var. jamesii Prain & Burkill Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea nipponica subsp. nipponica Synonym L TRO
Dioscorea nipponica subsp. rosthornii (Diels) C.T.Ting Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea nipponica var. rosthornii (Diels) Prain & Burkill Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240568.

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